Details overview

School leader Maya Woods-Cadiz
District Oakland Unified School District
Transportation options None
Summer program Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin

Support

6
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 58%
Hispanic 24%
Black 8%
Pacific Islander 3%
White 3%
Two or more races 2%
Filipino 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 15%
Female 49%
N/A 51%
Male 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 77%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs None
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Types of activities "Arts (visual, literary, dance, theater, and/or music)"
Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Athletics
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Students typically come from these schools Lincoln
  Oakland Charter
Students typically continue on to these schools UC
  CSU
  Ivy League

Awards

Academic award US News WR Best HS Gold
Year received 2015
Academic award US News WR Best HS Gold
Year received 2014
Academic award Washington Post Best CA HS
Year received 2014

Teachers

8
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation provided for special education students

Enrollment

Learn more Www.aimschools.org
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 700
For the year 2015-2016
# of students accepted 150
For the year 2015-2016

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014